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bomber

Drug slang
A regional street term for a large joint (marijuana cigarette).
 
Military medicine
A military aircraft designed to attack land and sea targets by dropping bombs onto them. They are divided into:
• Strategic bombers—which bomb strategic targets (e.g., supply bases, bridges, factories, shipyards, and cities) to damage an enemy's war effort. As a rule, strategic bombers deliver bigger bombs from higher altitude and are thus less precise. These are of greatest interest/concern for medical personnel on the ground because the damage is greater and less descriminate.
• Tactical bombers—which bomb specific military targets and installations with greater precision than strategic bombing.

Terrorism
A person who detonates an explosive with the intent of killing military personnel or civilians.
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Later, in the submerged fuselage of a wrecked bomber plane, she declares: "This must have been a very frightening place to be.
Two of the Typhoon jets have shadowed a Russian Bear-H bomber plane, above, over the north Atlantic, the Ministry of Defence revealed yesterday.
What you've got to do is fly a bomber plane and hit the targets.
ABOVE a checkpoint in rebelheld Ras Lanuf came the whirr of an incoming bomber plane.
Alcock and Brown's marathon 16-hour transatlantic flight in a bomber plane could easily have ended in tragedy.
A CHARITY set up to get a Cold War bomber plane back into the skies will be visiting Coventry on Sunday to help keep it flying.
PICTURE life in 1941 Night has come the sun has gone Darkness cloaks the valley of the Tyne No chink of light through any window shine A siren sounds like a thousand wailing cats Policemen, firemen, warden's don heavy steel hats A throbbing sound is heard way up high A beam of light shoots straight up to the sky Searching for an enemy bomber plane Heavy guns add with their own refrain Filling the sky with jagged metal rain A screaming bomb goes hurtling through the air A building turns into a massive burning flare Smells of roasting meat pervades the air Mixed with burning sugar, acrid sweet Water-soaked flour depriving us our bread News that some firemen are dead Fighting fires at Manors goods railhead Eating salvaged food for many days Those brave men forever deserved our praise.
I was walking over the Malvern Hills and I was looking up at a Valiant Bomber plane due east in a clear sky in the morning.
SOLDIER Matty Hull died in a 'friendly fire' attack on his convoy by a US bomber plane in Iraq in 2003.
One of the most powerful instruments of war at the disposal of the Capitol is the bomber plane.
SOLDIER Matty Hull died in a "friendly fire" attack on his convoy by a US bomber plane in Iraq in 2003.